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Leon J. Pollom

I am a historical writer/researcher based in Pittsburgh. I once covered daily news for newspapers. Now, I cover really old news-- news that's had time to steep, and prove its significance. You can check out my website at https://www.NowThenPgh.com

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by Leon J. Pollom in Pittsburgh
05 Dec 2018
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Drive PA Indian Paths: Forks of the Ohio to Logstown

Distance 23mi
Duration 50min
1 rating

Travel to a time before white Europeans "tamed" the wilderness of Western Pennsylvania, when Indians built mounds and walked trails. Be wary, though. It becomes the most dangerous place on Earth. We begin at the forts built at the Forks of the... More»


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by Leon J. Pollom in Pittsburgh
05 Dec 2018
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Drive PA Indian Paths: Logstown to Forks of the Ohio

Distance 23mi
Duration 50min
1 rating

Travel to a time before white Europeans "tamed" the wilderness of Western Pennsylvania, when Indians built mounds and walked trails. Be wary, though. It becomes the most dangerous place on Earth. We begin at Logstown, the original Wild West town,... More»


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by Leon J. Pollom in Pittsburgh
25 Sep 2018
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Drive PA Indian Paths: Logstown-Meadowcroft

Distance 49mi
Duration 65min
2 ratings

Join me on a drive through the colonial history of Pennsylvania. I'll help you see Indians and frontier settlers walking trails that modern roads follow today. You won't believe all you have been missing. Indians and white settlers tell of a time... More»


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by Leon J. Pollom in Pittsburgh
24 Sep 2018
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Drive PA Indian Paths: Meadowcroft-Logstown

Distance 48mi
Duration 65min
1 rating

Join me on a drive through the colonial history of Pennsylvania. I'll help you to see the Indians and frontier settlers that once walked the trails Pennsylvania roads follow today. You won't believe all you have been missing. Indians and white... More»